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New bills would tackle veteran homelessness

County officials and veterans alike appeared before the Nassau County Legislature in Mineola on April 4 as Legislator Josh Lafazan, an independent from Woodbury, introduced two new bills aimed at …

Glen Cove schools excel in state budget

The Glen Cove City School District is part of a collection of districts known as New York’s “Harmed Suburban Five,” alongside Ossining, Port Chester, Riverhead and Westbury. The defining …

Volunteer Recruitment Day at the Glen Cove Fire Department

A half dozen fire trucks sitting outside the Glen Cove Volunteer Fire Department may seem like a bad sign on most days, perhaps one of an imminent emergency. But the trucks were pulled out of the …

Glen Cove community rallies to support families affected by house fire

Early last Sunday morning, residents of Glen Cove’s Orchard neighborhood were stirred from their sleep by the smell of smoke. Overnight, a fire had ripped through a two-family home at 5 Stanco St. …

Heralds earn 20 New York Press Association awards

The Herald Community Newspapers captured 20 awards in the New York Press Association’s 2018 Better Newspaper Contest, including several top honors for editorial and advertising excellence. …

Glen Cove residents voice concerns and criticisms at community bond forum

Although fewer than 20 residents were in the Glen Cove High School auditorium during the school district’s community bond forum on April 8, there was no shortage of opinions to be heard. Parents of …

Glen Cove City Council green lights project for LED streetlights citywide

Council members unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday night authorizing the New York Power Authority to initiate a project that will replace the city’s current street lighting with …

Enough with ‘drill, baby, drill!’

At the 2008 Republican National Convention, party stalwart Michael Steele declared, “Drill, baby, drill! And drill now! Do you want to put your country first? Then let’s make decisions about our …

Narrow defeats for Glen Cove

The Glen Cove baseball team came into this spring looking to add to its low number of conference wins total in years past. This year, coach George Kearns and his staff believed that the quick …

Social media’s responsibility for venom and vitriol

Is Facebook responsible for genocide? It’s an unexpected question, and a frightening one, I know, but it’s one that must be asked. Hear me out. In 2004, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg …

Easter and Passover intertwine our lives

Bless the internet and social media. I never thought I would utter those words, but I did, just today, and I mean it, especially over this holiday week. Somehow, this year, my husband and I are …